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July 7 in Pop Culture History

1456 – A retrial verdict acquitted Joan of Arc of heresy, authorized by Pope Callixtus III, 25 years after she was burned alive for heresy.

1520 – Spanish conquistadors defeated a larger Aztec army at the Battle of Otumba.

1898 – US President William McKinley signed the Newlands Resolution annexing Hawaii as a territory of the United States.

1907 – Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr. staged his first Ziegfeld Follies on …

40 by 40 With Sammi: Item 21, Recipe 20 https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/40-by-40-with-sammi-item-21-recipe-20-2/ Mon, 06 Jul 2020 22:44:32 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8193 TV Grapevine

Recipe 21 is in the books. I actually cooked this one for my mom a few weeks ago when I was visiting and it came out great. As a woman with Italian blood, pasta is one of my favorite foods and I am always looking for new ways to make it into a meal.

While this particular dish is more of a basic spaghetti and meatballs meal, it is done slightly differently that …

Dead To Me Renewed for Third and Final Season https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/dead-to-me-renewed-for-third-and-final-season/ Mon, 06 Jul 2020 18:24:56 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8190 TV Grapevine

Netflix announced today that they are renewing their show Dead To Me for a third and final season. The show stars Christina Applegate and Linda Cardellini and dropped its second season in May.

Here is the official tweet with the announcement:

More details to come as they are available.


CW Renews DC’s Stargirl https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/cw-renews-dcs-stargirl/ Mon, 06 Jul 2020 17:30:27 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8188 TV Grapevine

The CW Network today announced it has renewed the hit new series DC’S STARGIRL for a second season.  The CW will become the exclusive in-season home to the breakout superhero hit next season, airing on The CW Television Network and streaming the next day on The CW’s free, ad-supported streaming platforms.  The first season of DC’S STARGIRL is currently airing Tuesdays (8:00-9:00pm ET/PT).


DC’S STARGIRL follows high school sophomore Courtney Whitmore …

Unfiltered: Paris Jackson and Gabriel Glenn Sneak Peek https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/unfiltered-paris-jackson-and-gabriel-glenn-sneak-peek/ Mon, 06 Jul 2020 17:10:12 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8183 TV Grapevine

Here is a look at “Unfiltered: Paris Jackson and Gabriel Glenn,” which is set to air Tuesday on Facebook Watch.

The Kissing Booth 2 Preview Released https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/the-kissing-booth-2-preview-released/ Mon, 06 Jul 2020 16:54:15 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8179 TV Grapevine

Here is a look at The Kissing Booth 2, set to premiere on Netflix July 24!

Elle Evans (Joey King) just had the most romantic summer of her life with her reformed bad-boy boyfriend Noah Flynn (Jacob Elordi). But now Noah is off to Harvard, and Elle heads back to high school for her senior year. She’ll have to juggle a long-distance relationship, getting into her dream college with her best friend Lee …

July 6 in Pop Culture History https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/july-6-in-pop-culture-history/ Mon, 06 Jul 2020 00:05:00 +0000 http://pop-culture.net/?p=2552

July 6 in Pop Culture History

1189 – Richard I “the Lionheart” acceded to the English throne.

1348 – Pope Clement VI issued a papal bull (rule) protecting the Jews accused of having caused the Black Death.

1415 – Jan Hus, an early church reformer, was condemned as a heretic and then burned at the stake.

1483 – Richard III was crowned King of England. Although he died in 1485, his body was lost until …

40 by 40 With Sammi: Item 21, Recipe 20 https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/40-by-40-with-sammi-item-21-recipe-20/ Sun, 05 Jul 2020 23:42:39 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8176 TV Grapevine

It has been a LONG time since I have done an update on this, even though I have done a TON of cooking for this bucket list item over the last month. However, life has gotten in the way and I have not really had the chance to do a proper update. I have five more recipes in the can, but will do them one at a time to make it easier.

The …

Celebrity Spotlight: Malaika Jackson https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/celebrity-spotlight-malaika-jackson/ Sun, 05 Jul 2020 21:13:03 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8171 TV Grapevine

Malaika Jackson, who has made a name for herself as an actress and TV host can currently be seen in the new Netflix series The Baby-Sitters Club. She recently spoke to TVGrapevine about her life and career. Here are some of the highlights from our chat

How would you describe yourself and your career? 

HOWDY YA’LL! I would describe myself as a super positive, high energy person who lives life to the

Celebrity Spotlight: Bradford Anderson and Steve Burton https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/celebrity-spotlight-bradford-anderson-and-steve-burton/ Sun, 05 Jul 2020 20:53:18 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8166 TV Grapevine

You know them as Spinelli and Jason. The Jackal and Stone Cold. Two of the hot guys from Port Charles. Yes, I am talking about Bradford Anderson and Steve Burton, who play Spinelli and Jason on General Hospital, respectively.  The two of them have amazing, raw talent, make women smile, laugh and swoon all at the same time. In short, they are wonderful and amazing both on and off screen. 

The …

50 United States Quick Facts https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/50-united-states-quick-facts/ Sun, 05 Jul 2020 06:00:49 +0000 http://pop-culture.net/?p=6575

50 United States Quick Facts

US State #1. Delaware – Capitol: Dover, joined on Dec. 7, 1787, nickname: The First State

US State #2. Pennsylvania – Capitol: Harrisburg, joined on Dec. 12, 1787, nickname: Keystone State

US State #3. New Jersey – Capitol: Trenton, joined on Dec. 18, 1787, nickname: Garden State

US State #4. Georgia – Capitol: Atlanta, joined on Jan. 2, 1788, nickname: Peach State

US State #5. Connecticut – Capitol: Hartford, joined …

July 5 in Pop Culture History https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/july-5-in-pop-culture-history/ Sun, 05 Jul 2020 00:12:01 +0000 http://pop-culture.net/?p=2547

July 5 in Pop Culture History

1687 – Isaac Newton published Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy. (Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica)

1841 – Thomas Cook organized the first package excursion (planned vacation tour), from Leicester to Loughborough.

1865 – William Booth and his wife Catherine establish the Christian Mission, later known as the Salvation Army (1878).

1921 – Jury selection began for the Chicago White Sox players in a public trial in 1921 …

Baby Sitters Club Episode 10: Welcome to Camp Moosehead Part 2 https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/baby-sitters-club-episode-10-welcome-to-camp-moosehead-part-2/ Sat, 04 Jul 2020 23:44:36 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8161 TV Grapevine

The season finale opens with Stacey in the infirmary for the worst case of poison ivy they have seen in years. Stacey is upset because it is opening night. The nurse gets more compresses when Mary Anne comes in and freaks out about Stacey….because the play is now in jeopardy. She tells her she looks like she has leprosy and the lead cannot have leprosy.  

Dawn runs in, saying Claudia is a prisoner …

Baby Sitters Club Episode 9: Hello, Camp Moosehead Part 1 https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/baby-sitters-club-episode-9-hello-camp-moosehead-part-1/ Sat, 04 Jul 2020 23:36:39 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8158 TV Grapevine

The episode begins with Kristy narrating that school is out, summer is here and they are ready for adventures at Camp Moosehead. They get off the bus and Dawn says that her circulatory system would never recover if she had to be on the bus for five more minutes. 

Claudia puts on new glasses that Stacey approves of, but Kristy says makes her look like a bug. She then wonders why she is …

Baby Sitters Club Episode 8: Kristy’s Big Day https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/baby-sitters-club-episode-8-kristys-big-day/ Sat, 04 Jul 2020 23:21:59 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8154 TV Grapevine

The episode opens with Kristy narrating about how grown ups cry at weddings and what it truly means to be married. It turns out she is actually doing a pretend wedding with Karen and David Michael. Karen snarks that David Michael has three first names, while David Michael says it better just be pretend. 

They are about to kiss and be pretend married when Liz comes in, asking Kristy to take them outside. …

Baby Sitters Club Episode 7: Boy Crazy Stacey https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/baby-sitters-club-episode-7-boy-crazy-stacey/ Sat, 04 Jul 2020 16:42:13 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8151 TV Grapevine

The episode opens with Stacey narrating that she and Mary Anne are going to Sea City for a babysitting job with the Pikes. They are very excited. Kristy is surprised that Richard is letting Mary Anne go. Mary Anne says he is taking it well (as they flash to him crying) and that he only made her get one pieces as a way to exert some measure of control. 

Stacey says they can …

Baby Sitters Club Episode 6: Claudia and Mean Janine  https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/baby-sitters-club-episode-6-claudia-and-mean-janine/ Sat, 04 Jul 2020 16:29:20 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8146 TV Grapevine

This episode opens with Claudia and Stacey going to see Richard, who thinks they are there to see Mary Anne. He tells the girls she is not home and they say they are there to apologize about the wallpaper incident. He also apologizes for his actions They ask if he knows of Queer Eye, which he is hesitant to admit. He asks if he is there and they say they are the Terrific …

Baby Sitters Club Episode 5: Dawn and the Impossible Three https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/baby-sitters-club-episode-5-dawn-and-the-impossible-three/ Sat, 04 Jul 2020 06:00:29 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8142 TV Grapevine

The episode opens with Dawn narrating. She says how normal moms wait up for her daughters on first dates and help unpack after a move. She says her mom is anything but normal. As she unpacks and finds a hand mixer on a bookshelf, her mom arrives home from said date in a very good mood.

Dawn asks how the date went and her mom says it went well and the guy was …

Baby Sitters Club: Episode 4: Mary Anne Saves The Day https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/baby-sitters-club-episode-4-mary-anne-saves-the-day/ Sat, 04 Jul 2020 04:51:19 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8138 TV Grapevine

The episode opens with Mary Anne mooning over how she is the least cool member of the BSC. Each girl has her own cool style, while she feels like a toddler or old lady. She says the latter may be true because she spends a lot of time with Mimi, who is teaching her how to knit. They are knitting together when Mimi gives her funky yarn and special tea. She also talks …

Baby Sitters Club Episode 3: The Truth About Stacey https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/baby-sitters-club-episode-3-the-truth-about-stacey/ Sat, 04 Jul 2020 04:35:10 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8134 TV Grapevine

The episode opens with an advertisement for the BSC competition, The Baby Sitters Agency, or BSC.  The girls are watching. Kristy is upset they used her tag line. Claudia wonders why they aren’t loitering at the mall like normal teenagers. Mary Anne doesn’t think anyone would hire them. Stacey (in narration) says she knows they are in trouble, but is a people pleaser, so she agrees with Mary Anne.

Kristy asks Mary Anne …

Baby Sitters Club Episode 2: Claudia and the Phantom Phone Calls https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/baby-sitters-club-episode-2-claudia-and-the-phantom-phone-calls/ Sat, 04 Jul 2020 03:38:07 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8129 TV Grapevine

The episode opens with Claudia (who is narrating this episode)picking out an outfit and talking about art, fashion and babysitting, her three favorite things. She is in class when her crush Trevor Sandbourne compliments her art. She plays it cool as they discuss their art projects. He asks her about the dance with Stacey quietly squealing in her background. She tells him she hasn’t decided if she is going and he says maybe …

Baby-Sitters Club Season 1, Episode 1: Kristy’s Great Idea https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/baby-sitters-club-season-1-episode-1-kristys-great-idea/ Fri, 03 Jul 2020 23:54:08 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8125 TV Grapevine

The episode opens with Kristy (the narrator of this episode) talking off screen about how everything began one Friday after school at the beginning of seventh grade. She was walking home from school with her best friend Mary Anne Spier. She was doing most of the talking, while Mary Anne listened, as usual.

We then cut to Kristy and Mary Anne walking home. Kristy is complaining about her teacher Mr. Redmont going on …

Unsolved Mysteries Case 6: Missing Witness  https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/unsolved-mysteries-case-6-missing-witness/ Fri, 03 Jul 2020 03:49:09 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8121 TV Grapevine

The final episode opens with Brandi Peterson talking about her missing sister Lena Chapin, showing off pictures and talking about her disappearance. She crises about how much she misses her. 

Her other sister Robin talks about how she went to see her sister on the day she went missing and how her boyfriend said she went to Florida with another man, as per her mom Sandy. Robin never believed that since she would …

Unsolved Mysteries Case 5: Berkshires UFO https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/unsolved-mysteries-case-5-berkshires-ufo/ Fri, 03 Jul 2020 03:44:42 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8117 TV Grapevine

The episode opens with a woman talking about how her two sons saw a UFO and how their grandma didn’t believe them and not to tell their mom. She also saw it and also decided to keep quiet until the show contacted them to film. 

Jane is the woman who was talking in the beginning and talks about how she grew up in the town and how her family was famous due to …

Unsolved Mysteries Case 4: No Ride Home https://pcmworldnews.com/news/2020/07/unsolved-mysteries-case-4-no-ride-home/ Fri, 03 Jul 2020 03:35:28 +0000 https://tvgrapevine.com/?p=8113 TV Grapevine

The episode opens with a woman named Maria Ramirez saying she is mad and there is no trust as we see a missing persons poster for Alonzo Brooks. We then see her go into a house and talk about her five kids and how Alonzo is her baby. She often wears his jacket because it makes her feel close to him.

Maria’s sister in law Cindy Brooks agrees that Alonzo was Maria’s baby …